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RSM Canada Promotes Four New Partners in Calgary and Toronto offices

Sep 21, 2020
Sep 21, 2020
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RSM Canada (“RSM”) – the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market – is pleased to announce the promotions of four new partners in its Calgary and Toronto offices: Ron Browning, Ved Aswani, Michael Bancroft and Sean McNama.

“Each of our new partners have continued to demonstrate exceptional leadership skills, particularly during the pandemic,” said Harry Blum, national managing partner, RSM Canada. “They also continue to demonstrate their commitment to being first-choice advisors and delivering the Power of Being Understood to both clients and colleagues. We are very proud to promote these four individuals to partner, further strengthening our team and services in Canada.”

Ron Browning has been promoted to partner in RSM’s consulting practice. Located out of the Calgary office, Ron has more than 17 years of experience helping clients realize success with Enterprise Service Management (ESM), organization transformation, automation and optimization, advising several large organizations in the telecom, utilities, oil and gas and higher education sectors.

Ved Aswani has been promoted to tax practice partner in the Calgary office. With an expertise in international tax, Ved has more than 10 years of experience helping multi-national businesses minimize taxes, stay compliant and reduce tax exposure. He has helped RSM clients successfully navigate complex cross-border issues, including global compliance services through foreign tax reporting, U.S.-Canada treaty analysis, foreign tax credit utilization and withholding tax management.

Michael Bancroft has also been promoted to tax practice partner. Working out of the Toronto office and specializing in business tax, Michael brings a combination of practical experience and tax acumen from across multiple tax practice areas and partners, helping mitigate risk and optimize core tax function for RSM clients. He is currently the Tax Process & Technology regional champion for the Canada region.  

Sean McNama has been promoted to partner in RSM’s global transfer pricing practice. A director with the firm since 2017, Sean works out of the Toronto office, assisting organizations with transfer pricing advisory, planning, audit, dispute resolution and general compliance assistance. Bringing in-depth insights from a range of industries, he is renowned for providing his clients with unique solutions catered to their specific needs.

About RSM Canada

RSM’s purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities through world-class audit, tax and consulting services focused on middle market businesses. The clients we serve are the engine of global commerce and economic growth, and we are focused on developing leading professionals and services to meet their evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment.

RSM Canada LLP provides public accounting services and is the Canadian member firm of RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms with 51,000 people across 123 countries. RSM Alberta LLP is a limited liability partnership and independent legal entity that provides public accounting services. RSM Canada Consulting LP provides consulting services and is an affiliate of RSM US LLP, a member firm of RSM International. For more information visit, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.